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Events Calendar

This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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July 2019

One-day Symposium on Developmental Bioelectricity in Boston, MA – July 26th, 2019

There will be a one-day satellite symposium on Developmental Bioelectricity, immediately before the 78th Annual SDB Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts this summer. Individuals registered for the Annual SDB Meeting can attend this symposium without paying an additional registration fee.

conference
July 26, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts

August 2019

Gordon Research Conference: Lung Development, Injury and Repair

Harnessing Lung Complexity Towards Improved Health Across the Lifespan

conference
August 04, 2019 — August 09, 2019
Lewiston, ME, US

September 2019

EMBL Conference: Protein Synthesis and Translational Control

Translational control focus of attention extends to many fields, including developmental biology, neurobiology, cell physiology, disease, synthetic and systems biology, among others. Besides messenger RNA translation, the conference features advances in epitranscriptomics and non-coding RNAs that influence the translation process.

conference
September 04, 2019 — September 07, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Mechanisms and Evolution of Intergenerational Change

Exploring the developmental origins of health and disease

Audience: scientists working on foetal programming,  ecologists and evolutionary biologists interested in the effects of the parental environment on offspring.

conference
September 24, 2019 — September 26, 2019
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, UK

Blood disorders: models, mechanisms and therapies

This meeting is organised by the journal Disease Models & Mechanisms and curated by Monica Justice, Nancy Speck, Paresh Vyas and Leonard Zon. It will bring together diverse front-line researchers, stimulating discussions across basic and clinical research, and fostering collaborative links.

conference
September 29, 2019 — October 01, 2019
Boston, MA

Intestinal Organoids – from stem cells to metabolism and microbiome interactions

Registration for abstract submission open from: March 8 2019

Abstract submission deadline: May 12 2019

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September 29, 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark

October 2019

The Brain Mosaic: Cellular heterogeneity in the CNS (2nd edition)

The Brain Mosaic aims to bring together leaders in this emerging discipline to discuss how it is advancing our knowledge of CNS function and disease. Speakers at this neuroscience meeting on ‘single cell’ will emphasize the multi-disciplinary nature of the field.

conference
October 10, 2019 — October 11, 2019
Leuven

Workshop “From cancer to developmental defects: the control of DNA segregation and human disease”

This workshop belongs to the series “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA) at the “Sede Antonio Machado” of Baeza (Andalusia, Spain).

 

More information and application at https://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
October 14, 2019 — October 16, 2019
Baeza, Spain

Cell Symposia: Transcriptional Regulation in Evolution, Development, and Disease

Abstract submission deadline: May 13, 2019

conference
October 20, 2019 — October 22, 2019
Chicago, USA

Workshop “From Genes to Organisms: Transcriptional Control in Development and Disease”

This workshop belongs to the series “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA) at the “Sede Antonio Machado” of Baeza (Andalusia, Spain).

More information and application at https://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
October 28, 2019 — October 30, 2019
Baeza, Spain

November 2019

EMBL Conference: Cancer Genomics

This conference covers presentations from cancer genome projects, the areas of cancer functional genomics, systems biology, cancer immunogenomics and epigenomics, cancer mouse models and the translation and clinical impact of scientific results obtained.

conference
November 04, 2019 — November 07, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Epigenomics of Common Diseases

This year’s conference will cover a broad spectrum of epigenomic discoveries, opportunities, and also challenges, in human normal biology and in disease and discuss and discuss epigenomic approaches in common human diseases.

conference
November 06, 2019 — November 08, 2019
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, UK

Understanding human birth defects in the genomic age

A Workshop from the Company of Biologists, organised by Mustafa Khokha, Karen Liu and John Wallingford. Funded early career places available – deadline = 10 June.

workshop
November 10, 2019 — November 13, 2019
Wiston House, West Sussex, UK

TEMTIA9 (the 9th EMT international association meeting)

Epithelial-mesenchymal-transition (EMT) research bridges development and cancer. TEMTIA9 will be held on Nov.11-14, 2019 (Kumamoto, Japan). We have exciting speakers and many open oral presentation slots, with support from the Company of Biologists. For details please visit http://www.emtmeeting.org.

conference
November 11, 2019 — November 14, 2019
Kumamoto, Japan

Workshop “Actin-based mechanosensation and force generation in health and disease”

This workshop belongs to the series “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA) at the “Sede Antonio Machado” of Baeza (Andalusia, Spain).

More information and application at https://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
November 11, 2019 — November 13, 2019
Baeza, Spain

EMBO Workshop: Precision Health: Molecular Basis, Technology and Digital Health

This conference addresses the promises and challenges of precision health, the molecular insights necessary to enable a maintenance of wellness and prevention of disease and the new technologies needed to apply those insights in the clinic.

workshop
November 13, 2019 — November 16, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Workshop “Molecular causes of primary microcephaly and related diseases”

This workshop belongs to the series “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA) at the “Sede Antonio Machado” of Baeza (Andalusia, Spain).

More information and application at https://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
November 18, 2019 — November 20, 2019
Baeza, Spain

March 2020

Cell Symposia: Gene- and Cell-Based Therapies: CRISPR, Stem Cells, and Beyond

This meeting will bring together academic and industry scientists and clinicians working on developing and implementing gene therapy and cell-based therapy for a wide variety of conditions.

conference
March 02, 2020 — March 04, 2020
San Francisco, USA

April 2020

The Allied Genetics Conference 2020

This unique conference brings together multiple international research communities around common topics, including developmental genetics. Share your work with the C. elegans, Drosophila, mammalian, yeast, Xenopus, zebrafish, population, evolutionary, and quantitative genetics communities, along with those researching humans and plants.

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April 22, 2020 — April 26, 2020
Metro Washington, DC area

May 2020

Cell Symposia: Infection Biology in the Age of the Microbiome

The meeting will explore bacterial pathogens and pathogenesis from multiple perspectives, from cellular mechanisms to interbacterial interactions and community behavior, as well as pathogenesis in the complex milieu of the microbiota.

conference
May 18, 2020 — May 20, 2020
Paris, France

October 2020

3rd Chromosomal Instability as a Driver of Human Disease Conference | Fusion Conferences

This meeting will appeal to Molecular/Cell Biologists/Geneticists & Biochemists interested in genome stability. Researchers interested in the molecular basis of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases and ageing and those with an interest in high throughput genetic and pharmacological screening methods.

conference
October 05, 2020 — October 08, 2020
Dolce CampoReal Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal